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GACE Health Education: Family Structure & Behaviors Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. If a father or mother is struggling with finances, raised their child alone, and spends a good deal of time working, they would be:

Question 2 2. What is the legal status of polygamy in America?

Question 3 3. What is the Family Life Cycle?

Question 4 4. Is there such thing as a best type of family? Why or why not?

Question 5 5. Hunter and Madeline are not married, but they have three children and live together. This is an example of _____.

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Question 6 6. What determines if a blended family will have a positive effect on a child?

Question 7 7. Brenda's father just married a woman with two kids. What kinds of issues might arise?

Question 8 8. The first stage of the Family Life Cycle is called 'Unattached Adult.' What happens during this stage?

Question 9 9. Which of the following best describes the actions of a parent with an authoritarian lifestyle?

Question 10 10. Jacob is not always in school. When he does come to school, his clothes tend to be dirty or ragged. He also never has lunch money, and when he does bring lunch, he tells his friends that he only brought what he could find. What type of parenting style does Jacob's parents have?

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Question 11 11. Which of these is an example of a nuclear family?

Question 12 12. What is defined as an accepted rule of behavior within a society?

Question 13 13. What type of household consists of more than one couple and their offspring residing together?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT a benefit of extended family?

Question 15 15. Dylan wanted children, but did not want to get married. He decided to adopt and recently became the proud father of a little boy. Dylan is an example of _____.

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Question 16 16. Speaking in anthropological terms, what is defined as a social or economic unit that consists of at least one parent and their children?

Question 17 17. Anna drew the chart below to describe the main characteristics of parenting styles. Which parenting style belongs in box number 4?

Question 18 18. Researchers have found that the benefits of authoritative parenting include _____

Question 19 19. The Lopez family consists of Maria, her husband Frank, and their two children Lucas and Alannah. They would best be described as a _____ family.

Question 20 20. If a family is too close, and there is no encouragement of individuality, their level of Cohesion is:

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Question 21 21. Why are matrifocal families more common than patrifocal families?

Question 22 22. What are the two biggest aspects of changes in families over the past several decades?

Question 23 23. What does Cohesion measure?

Question 24 24. What type of household consists of a single parent or a couple residing with their unmarried children?

Question 25 25. In what year was same-sex marriage made legal in the U.S.?

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Question 26 26. What kinds of issues are often faced by a dual career family?

Question 27 27. What is a Dual Career family?

Question 28 28. Which of the following describes the permissive parenting style?

Question 29 29. What happens during the Teenage Child phase of the Family Life Cycle?

Question 30 30. Statistically, what is happening to the traditional family in America?

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